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5 MINUTE RED VELVET CAKE POTS-Placeofmytaste.com

Hello Friends!

Another cuteness is up for sharing today. February is all about love , hugs, kisses and heart shaped everything and is very fast approaching.  Today I am sharing a super easy dessert , 5 minute red velvet cake pots, that you can make to your Valentine in not time. Have you ever heard of a 5 minute dessert?

…seriously…….. me neither…



pots can be made in just 5 minutes,without turning your oven on!

Sounds awesome??

Yes, it is that quick!

Spotted these lovely pots in the magazine and made them right away.

It’s so easy to put together . Just mix the ingredients and microwave!

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Why not make these sweet cups for Valentin’s day?

It would make a great gift for your co-worker, your friend or simply for your kids.

Tip:I added some Hersey kisses to the bottom of the cups to make it even more delicious!

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Author: Aniko
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  • 1/4 cup low fat milk
  • 1/2 tsp. white vinegar
  • 6 tbs. flour
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2 tbsp. unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4 tsp. baking power
  • Pinch of salt
  • 3 tbs. Vegetable oil
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1/2 tsp.red natural food coloring
  • Powder sugar for serving
  1. In a small cup combine milk and white vinegar
  2. In a small bowl combine flour, sugar, cocoa powder, baking powder ,and salt.
  3. Ina separate small bowl combine oil, egg, vanilla and food coloring.
  4. Add the milk mixture and the oil mixture to the flour mixture.
  5. Divide batter between 2 mugs; do not fill more than half way.
  6. Microwave each mug for 1 1/2 minutes.
  7. When done the cake should be firm and springy, not doughy.
  8. If it isn’t done , microwave in 15 second intervals up to 2 1/2 minutes.
  9. Let it cool for 3 minutes while you make a heart stencil.
  10. Place the stencil on the cake and shake on powdered sugar.
Recipe adapted from: Parents Magazine

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Cut a circle of  paper { I used scrapbook paper }that will fit inside the rim of the mug, and will cover the surface of the cake. Cut a heart out of the center of the circle and place this heart stencil on the cake.

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The cake will be firm and springy .Can be eaten out of the cup with spoon.

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So easy and yummy dessert to share with your loved ones.

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Here is another great dessert to share with your valentines


Chocolate covered pretzel sticks @placeofmytaste.com

Have a great and lovely week!

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    1. Oh Katie,this dessert-you gonna !! Its so super easy to make! Enjoy! thanks for stopping by!Coming over now!Xoxo~

    1. They were the cutest thing..seriously!And so easy to make..which is always a plus:-)Thanks for hopping over,Xoxo~

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